Campfire Camera Toss. Best of the Night.

A toss about 4 or 5 feet above and accross a campfire. I set the timer tossed just before the shutter fired and then my friend Shawn caught it on the other side after its flight over the flames. This was our favorite. And was the last camera toss of the night. We decided to end on a high note and while the camera was still intact and not melted. :)

 

High toss, good catch right by the side of the fire, and a cool image I was excited about the results and so I have also added this to the flickr emotions group. Yeah for happy picture taking.

  • Anthony 9y

    Thanks everyone.
  • Victor Samson 9y

    Looks remarkably like a trinity symbol. Awesome.
  • clickykbd PRO 9y

    Really great trefoil toss... quite a few cameras have this signature rotation pattern it seems. But this is a great example with lots to look at.
  • Jorge Takeshita PRO 9y

    Fantastic!
  • miss Beee 9y

    pretty amazing shot..and way to take the shot
  • Jens Ludwig PRO 9y

    Great photo!

    --
    Seen in Camera Toss (?)
  • Anthony 9y

    Thanks all for the wonderful comments. They are appreciated. :)
  • Aaron B 8y

    gotta love this technique =)
    i always mess around with it
    but it never turns out this well.
    nice job then!
  • Anthony 8y

    I enjoy this technique as well. It has done a bit of damage to my old kodak but the results at times can be so much fun to see. This is one of my favorites. I am glad you enjoy it as well.
    Keep on tossin.
  • Mihai Gagiu 8y

    one of the best toss photo i`ve seen!
  • Anthony 8y

    Thanks so much Miaitza!
  • MadmàT PRO 8y

    i love those kinds of shot !! instant fave !!
  • Patrick henault 8y

    NICE SHOT!!!!!!!

    there is mine

    camp fire


    full res here---------->

    farm2.static.flickr.com/1001/635294865_7388c372af_m.jpg
  • Shane Gooseman 8y

    WOW .. wirklich sehr schön!
  • Jennanenna. (: 7y

    I absolutely adore this method of picture taking.
  • DK Rising PRO 7y

    Fabulous!
  • Stephanie Keating PRO 7y

    The fact that you actually tossed your camera to get this shot totally made it for me. Before I read the description, I looked at it and thought, "oh, that's kind of neat, he moved his camera around in a fun way."
    And then I read... and you didn't just move it... you threw it. Amazing. This is a lovely result.
  • Mel Fitzgerald PRO 6y

    Great result with this technique. Well done. :)
  • ~shrewd~ PRO 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called ICM - Intentional Camera Movement, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • Jeff Oien 5y

    I love this image. There's just something about it. Better than what could be done in a graphics program.
    Jeff
7,971 views
87 faves
36 comments
Taken on October 13, 2006
  • ƒ/2.73
  • 5.8 mm
  • 0.5
  • 100
  • Flash (off, did not fire)
  • Show EXIF
This photo is in 6 groups
This photo is in 2 albums

Additional info

  • Viewing this photo Public
  • Safety level of this photo Safe
  • S Search
    Photo navigation
    < > Thumbnail navigation
    Z Zoom
    B Back to context